1. 缠 is the 2042nd most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 13 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (silk), 广 (house on cliff), (village/mile)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. chan2 - to wind around/to wrap round/to coil/tangle/to involve/to bother/to annoy

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 缠 (chan2): The component 㢆 is pronounced as 'chan2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

纠缠 (糾纏)
缠绵 (纏綿)

Medium Frequency

纠缠不清 (糾纏不清)
缠绕 (纏繞)
腰缠万贯 (腰纏萬貫)
蛮缠 (蠻纏)
难缠 (難纏)
Decomposition Levels:
Level 1: Only divided once. So only two components.
Level 2: Radical Decomposition. The character gets decomposed into its lowest radical components. For the complete list visit the Radical wikipedia page.
Level 3: Graphical Decomposition. Shows all the strokes & lowest level of components that make up the character.
If you see questions marks or too many "block" characters, especially when it comes to level 3 decomposition you might need the correct font.